What Happened on January 25, 1959

Historical Events

  • 1st transcontinental commercial jet flight (American) (LA to NY for $301)

Historic Event

Pope John XXIII proclaims 2nd Vatican council

1959 Highlights

About January 25, 1959

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 64 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Smoke Gets In Your Eyes - The Platters
  • UK #1 Song: One Night/I Got Stung - Elvis Presley